Conference Programme

The RCGP Annual Conference is renowned for attracting inspirational speakers from the UK and around the world, as well as offering practical clinical education of the highest quality. The programme for Liverpool 2017 is now live so why not download a PDF to see the wide range of topics at this must-attend event – or browse the list of confirmed concurrent session speakers and take in the busy social programme?


Download the 2017 programme

The 2017 programme includes more than 60 hours of learning sessions and CPD covering all aspects of GP life, a vibrant selection of fringe meetings, sponsored symposia, and a range of social activities that takes full advantage of all that Liverpool has to offer.

This year’s concurrent session streams

All concurrent learning sessions are organised within ten main streams, following in-depth research with RCGP members, plus a stream of short research paper presentations. Each of the streams for 2017 is clearly defined with its own ‘mission statement.’

Campaigning for General Practice Updates and debate on new and existing policy and its impact

Career Development Creating and engaging the GPs of the future

Clinical Learning Practical knowledge updates on hot topics in everyday clinical care

Forward Together How we lead primary care to the next level

Health and Wellbeing Lifestyle changes to enhance your personal and professional wellbeing

Healthcare Technology Taking advantage of new technologies to develop innovative patient services

Mental Health Focus In depth practical sessions addressing mental health in the GP consultation

Professional Education Developing educators and encouraging the next generation

Research and Innovation Latest findings and practical implementation of primary care research

Supporting Doctors Helping GPs in the UK and internationally to provide high quality care, meet standards and develop special interests

Short Papers Quickfire presentations of the latest research relevant to primary care